Friday, June 30, 2017
Shri Shivaji Fulsundar, Deputy Director General &HOO Doordarshan Mumbai Retires on 30.06.2017
Shri Shivaji Fulsundar, Deputy Director General &HOO Doordarshan Mumbai, is retiring on 30.06.2017, after an illustrious service from DDK, Mumbai. He is also holding an additional charge of the Additional Director General (WZ), Doordarshan.
He is from a Farmers family, had his schooling from Hindmata Vidyalaya, Vadgaon(Kandali) a small village in Pune(Maharashtra) and graduation from College of Agril.Pune, MPKV, Rahuri (Maharashtra). Immediately after graduation he joined Doordarshan Mumbai as Producer Gr II as a Direct recruit & subsequently promoted as Asst. Director & Dy. Director (Prog.). During his Tenure at DDK, Mumbai he has done productions of a varied spectrum at the state, National & International level.Shri Shivaji Fulsundar has also worked as I/C Marketing Division, Prasar Bharati, Mumbai bet. Nov.2006 & March 2011 where under his leadership, the division was a Recipient of DD Awards for “Excellence in Marketing of Indo-Pakistan Cricket Series in 2007.”
During his tenure at DDK, Ahmedabad as Head of Prog. & latter on as Dy. Director General(P) bet. April 2011 &September 2014, there was a complete resurgence at the Kendra with the same team with regards to the Prog. Content, Revenue Generation & popularity of the channel. DDK Ahmedabad has been awarded with the National Media Award for DDGirnar by Election Commission of India in January-2014 from President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee, received by him as a Team Leader for “the Campaign on Voters Education & Awareness during the General Elections to State Assembly of Gujarat in 2012”.
His Major Contribution has been in Planning & launch of DD Kisan on May 26th 2015 in Delhi by Hon. PM of India, the dream Project of NDA Govt.
Shri Shivaji Fulsundar has been decorated with numerous awards, some of them are:
The Documentary “GREEN GOLD” on Environmental Awareness which was initially Produced for SAARC Telecast, received an Honorary Mention at EKOFILM’89 International Film Festival at Czechoslovakia. It was great Honor to Doordarshan India.
Merit Certificate from Sheriff of Mumbai for Outstanding Contribution made towards benefit & welfare of Mumbai city in 1989-90
Vasantrao Naik Puraskar & Memorandum for an outstanding contribution in ‘Agril. Journalism & Media contribution’ from Vasantrao Agril.Research & Development Pratishtan,Mumbai in 1993.
‘Maharashtra Gaurav Puraskar’ from Maharashtra Kala Niketan,Mumbai for Outstanding Contribution in Media in 2004
1stShetimitra Puraskar & Gold Medal’ from Government of Maharashtra for the Meritorious work in the Agril. Communication in October-1993.
Recipient of DD Awards for ‘Event Production’ at DD Sahyadri in 2004-05 & 2005-06.
Our choicest best wishes for him for another brilliant post–retirement innings.
Contributed By:Shivaji Fulsundar ,email@example.com